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Any time there is a scare of cancer being present in the body, patients often only think of going to a cancer specialist. However, it is important for patients to understand that any time there is an issue with the skin, whether it be due to skin cancer or a non-cancerous lesion, trusting a plastic surgeon to perform surgical procedures can save time and minimize scarring. Plastic surgeons have the skill and aesthetic ability to provide exceptional surgical procedures without damaging the skin tissue in order to promote optimal healing.
A mole is a skin lesion that is typically a non-threatening, dark spot that is caused by the over production of melanin. Almost everyone has at least one mole on the body, and millions of people have multiple moles in different areas. While some moles may not be bothersome or cause feelings of self-consciousness, moles that are on the facial region (including the neck) can be undesirable or bothersome. continue reading
Millions of people in the United States have some type of mole on their bodies. Most moles are entirely harmless and cause no problem throughout a person’s entire life. However, there are other moles that, while they may be harmless, they are either irritating or are causing feelings of self-consciousness. At Atlanta Plastic Surgery Specialists, Dr. Mark Mitchell Jones is a trusted plastic surgeon that performs lesion and mole removal for patients in and around Atlanta, Georgia. As a general rule, cosmetic mole removal is best handled by a Board Certified plastic surgeon that has the knowledge and experience of mole removal with the best outcome in terms of scarring. continue reading